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On the heels of talking about the dog show, PETA Files Legal Complaint Against Westminster Tail-Docking has word on an effort to end tail-docking... always controversial. I agree that the tail-docking (and it's cousin, ear clipping) no longer have any practical applications (if they ever had any), in spite of owning a dog with a docked tail. Airedales have a few inches cropped off the ends of their tails, and like many breeds where that's the custom, it is next to impossible to find them without this having already been done.

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48. Need some advice here... Feb 12, 2004, 18:04 all4naught
 
Well, I am putting together my first system ever from scratch, and I feel pretty good about the whole thing EXCEPT for the HSF installation.

I got a Vantec Aeroflow rated for the XP 3200+ b/cI wanted to check out the TMD technology. So, here I am. Ready to install this thing on the Asus A7N8x-E mobo, but I am sort of worried about this part. I have heard of processor cores crumbling on the Athlon Xp's from applying too much pressure during the HSF installation. Any safety tips that will help me not have to buy a new proc?

I am worried because I have ZERO confidence in my motor skills, and this is the one part of an assembly that requres a sure hand. Does anybody have any tips? The Vantec uses clips and I am using ArticSilver 5. If anybody has anything to add...I'm listening.

Thanks for any bone you throw my way-

All4naught

/edit...too vague first time


This comment was edited on Feb 12, 18:28.
 
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  1. Feb 12, 11:12 Ear clipping not practical? eunichron
  2. Feb 12, 11:13  Re: Ear clipping not practical? The Truth
  6. Feb 12, 11:25   Re: Ear clipping not practical? Bronco
  7. Feb 12, 11:28    Re: Ear clipping not practical? The Truth
  8. Feb 12, 11:30    Re: Ear clipping not practical?  Blue 
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